[erlang-questions] [ANN] Erlang/OTP 17.0 has been released

Loïc Hoguin <>
Wed Apr 9 17:29:43 CEST 2014


Congratulations! Best Erlang release yet!

On 04/09/2014 05:24 PM, Kenneth Lundin wrote:
> Erlang/OTP 17.0 has been released.
>
> Erlang/OTP 17.0 is a new major release with new features,
> characteristics improvements, as well as some minor incompatibilities.
>
> Some highlights of the release are:
>
>   * Erlang/OTP has been ported to the realtime operating system OSE.
>   * Maps, a new dictionary data type (experimental)
>   * A more natural mapping from ASN.1 OCTET STRING and BIT STRING to
>     Erlang types, and other ASN.1 improvements and optimizations
>   * The {active, N} socket option for TCP, UDP, and SCTP
>   * A new (optional) scheduler utilization balancing mechanism
>   * Migration of memory carriers has been enabled by default on all ERTS
>     internal memory allocators
>   * Increased garbage collection tenure rate
>   * Experimental "dirty schedulers" functionality
>   * Funs can now be given names
>   * Miscellaneous unicode support enhancements
>   * A new version scheme for OTP its applications has been introduced
>
> You can find the README file with more detailed info at
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_17.0.readme
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_17.0.readme>
>
> You can download the full source distribution from
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_17.0.tar.gz
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_17.0.tar.gz>
>
> Note: To unpack the TAR archive you need a GNU TAR compatible program.
> For installation instructions please read the README that is part of the
> distribution.
>
> You can also find this release at the official Erlang/OTP Git-repository
> at Github here: https://github.com/erlang/otp tagged "OTP-17.0"
>
> The Windows binary distribution can be downloaded from
>
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_win32_17.0.exe
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_win32_17.0.exe>
>
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_win64_17.0.exe
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_win64_17.0.exe>
>
> You can also download the complete HTML documentation or the Unix manual
> files
>
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_doc_html_17.0.tar.gz
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_doc_html_17.0.tar.gz>
> http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_doc_man_17.0.tar.gz
> <http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_doc_man_17.0.tar.gz>
>
> We also want to thank those that sent us patches, suggestions and bug
> reports.
>
> The Erlang/OTP Team at Ericsson
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